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with this cd4 % should start hiv treatment(art)

Aug 10, 2013

my son is HIV positive age 4 yrs.with Cd4% is16.2, so do you suggest to start HIV treatment(ART) weight 13 kg height 94 cm. with no complication as such. very active.THanks

Response from Dr. Holodniy

In general the answer would be yes. I suggest you speak with your pediatrician about what HIV medicines would be most appropriate.

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